[MLS SPOTLIGHT] First, the Philadelphia Union parted ways with Peter Nowak, its head coach since its launch in 2010. Now, John Hackworth, who replaced ... Read the whole story
[THE PITCH] Christen Press returned to her Swedish club FC Gothenburg from training with the U.S. women's national team. Three months into her first ... Read the whole story
"I feel like sports in general are still homophobic, in the sense that not a lot of people are out. I feel everyone is really craving [for] people to come out. People want -- they need -- to see that
there are people like me playing soccer for the good ol' U.S. of A."
-- U.S. national star Megan Rapinoe, who told Out Magazine that no one ever asked her directly, but … “I think they were trying to be respectful and that it's my job to say, 'I'm gay.' Which I am. For the record: I am gay." (Out Magazine)
[COPA SAPRISSA] The USA fell to Mexico, 3-1, in the final of the Copa Saprissa under-17 tournament held in Costa Rica. Read the whole story
[OLYMPIC COUNTDOWN] Stuart Pearce named 13 English players and five Welshmen to his 18-man Team GB squad for the Olympic men's soccer competition. Read the whole story